TENNIS

Nadal back at number one ahead of bid for 11th French Open crown

Nadal back at number one ahead of bid for 11th French Open crown

Published 21/05/2018

(Reuters) - Rafa Nadal returned to the top of the world rankings on Monday after winning his eighth Italian Open title at the weekend to [more…]

Raonic pulls out of French Open with knee injury

Raonic pulls out of French Open with knee injury

Published 21/05/2018

(Reuters) - Milos Raonic has withdrawn from next week’s French Open with a knee injury and is targeting a return during the grasscourt season, the [more…]

Nadal thrashes Goffin to set up Barca final with teenager Tsitsipas

Nadal thrashes Goffin to set up Barca final with teenager Tsitsipas

Published 28/04/2018

BARCELONA (Reuters) - Rafael Nadal breezed into the Barcelona Open final with a 6-4 6-0 victory over David Goffin on Saturday to chalk up his [more…]

Nadal eases into Barcelona quarters, Dimitrov edges Jaziri

Nadal eases into Barcelona quarters, Dimitrov edges Jaziri

Published 26/04/2018

BARCELONA (Reuters) - World number one Rafael Nadal eased into the Barcelona Open quarter-finals after dispatching compatriot Guillermo Garcia-Lopez 6-1 6-3 and winning a record-extending [more…]

Britain’s Evans to return in Glasgow after doping ban

Britain’s Evans to return in Glasgow after doping ban

Published 16/04/2018

(Reuters) - Briton Dan Evans is set to return from a one-year doping ban as a wildcard entrant at this month’s ATP Challenger Tour event [more…]

Johnson beats Sandgren to defend Houston title

Johnson beats Sandgren to defend Houston title

Published 15/04/2018

(Reuters) - Sixth seed Steve Johnson beat Tennys Sandgren 7-6(2) 2-6 6-4 to successfully defend his title in an all-American final at the U.S. Men’s [more…]

Tennis: Andujar thrashes Edmund to win Marrakech title

Tennis: Andujar thrashes Edmund to win Marrakech title

Published 15/04/2018

(Reuters) - Spain’s Pablo Andujar won the Grand Prix Hassan II claycourt title in Marrakech for the third time when he easily beat Britain’s Kyle [more…]

Zverev overcomes teenager Auger-Aliassime in Monte Carlo opener

Zverev overcomes teenager Auger-Aliassime in Monte Carlo opener

Published 15/04/2018

(Reuters) - Mischa Zverev overcame a mid-match blip to defeat Canadian teenager Felix Auger-Aliassime 6-2 6-7(4) 6-1 and reach the second round of the Monte [more…]

Tennis: Brengle sues WTA, ITF over injuries from doping tests

Tennis: Brengle sues WTA, ITF over injuries from doping tests

Published 10/04/2018

(Reuters) - Madison Brengle filed a lawsuit against the Women’s Tennis Association and the International Tennis Federation on Monday seeking damages for injuries she says [more…]

Murray to play in Dutch grass-court tournament in June

Murray to play in Dutch grass-court tournament in June

Published 29/03/2018

(Reuters) - Andy Murray has agreed to play at the June grass-court tournament in Rosmalen in the Netherlands, as the former world number one steps [more…]